The Principles of ecological
design discovered in the language of nature,
are changing how we live. These priciples create
a technological and social framework that supports
humanity while restoring the Earth. By learning
and applying the ecological knowledge of the
natural world to restorative projects, a new
generation of Earth stewards are cultivated.
Our planetary vision is:
1. For the waters of the Earth
to be healthy and clean and for all people
to have access to safe drinking water and basic
2. For the atmosphere to be healthy
and for the climate to be stable and conducive
to life on Earth.
3. For the peoples of the earth
to live sustainable lifestyles.
Our mission is to learn from
nature, creating ecological design solutions
that are effective at restoring the Earth.
We work to bring people together, to share,
learn and deepen our connection with nature
creating a fuller understanding of our relationship
to common natural resources and their profound
effect on our lives. We use a whole systems
approach, uniting education, design, construction
The Work of the Ecovillage
EVI designs sustainable infrastructure,
including water and energy systems. This work encompasses
engineering, CAD drafting, specification
writing and construction supervision for wastewater
treatment and renewable energy technologies.